Nemetschek North America Supports Entertainment Industry Cause
Columbia, Maryland (April 15, 2008)Nemetschek North America is proud to have supported a raffle to raise funds for the ESTA Foundation's "Behind the Scenes" program with a donation of VectorWorks Spotlight with RenderWorks. The ESTA (Entertainment Services and Technology Association) Foundation is a non-profit, tax-exempt organization established in early 2005 to create and support educational and charitable programs for the entertainment technology industry. Their Behind the Scenes program provides financial support to entertainment technology industry professionals when they are ill or injured, providing grants for emergency situations.
The raffle took place in conjunction with motorcycle club The Long Reach Long Riders' annual fundraising ride. Results were announced at the recent U.S. Institute for Theater Technology (USITT) conference in Houston. A total of $8,364 was raised for Behind the Scenes during the three-day conference.
Among the winners and prizes including Nathan Lee, an assistant professor at Fort Lewis College in Durango, Colorado, who won a copy of VectorWorks Spotlight with RenderWorks.
The standard in entertainment and lighting design software, VectorWorks Spotlight merges sophisticated 2D drafting and powerful 3D modeling with advanced lighting design and production tools. So it's easy to draft light plots, create stunning scene and set designs, automate reports and schedules and visualize design concepts in 3D. VectorWorks Spotlight is an all in one cost-effective, easy-to-learn, easy-to-use application.
Nemetschek North America is a wholly owned subsidiary of The Nemetschek Group and maker of the VectorWorks line of design solutions. A global leader in design technologies, Nemetschek North America has been developing CAD software for the AEC, entertainment, landscape design, and manufacturing fields since 1985. One of the world's best-selling cross-platform CAD applications, VectorWorks Architect is an elegant architectural design program that offers cost-effective, cutting-edge BIM capabilities. For more information, visit www.nemetschek.net